Local Webcast Host: Canadian Archives Summit: Towards a New Blueprint for Canada’s Recorded Memory

On Friday, 17 January 2014, the Beaton Institute, Cape Breton University will be a regional web-cast host for Cape Breton & area archivists, researchers and other interested participants of The Canadian Archives Summit: Towards a New Blueprint for Canada’s Recorded … Continue reading

Queen bestows new name on Gaelic College in St. Ann’s

published 09 December 2013, Cape Breton Post   ST. ANN’S — You could say the Gaelic College has come up a bit in the world. © Submitted photo The Gaelic College at St. Anns is now known as The Royal … Continue reading

Summer Students

Please be advised that the period to apply for Canada Summer Jobs 2014 will be from December 2, 2013 to January 10, 2014. These new dates will allow employers to be notified of their application status earlier. For more information, … Continue reading

Bell Museum to remain open 7 days a week until mid-October

Published by Cape Breton Post on August 24, 2013. By Elizabeth Patterson   The decision was announced on Saturday after Parks Canada officials met members of the community,  the Baddeck and Area Business and Tourism Association (BABTA) and the deputy … Continue reading

(R)evolution Conference 2013 – Registration Now Open

The Association of Nova Scotia Museums’ (R)evolution Conference will be at the Dalhousie Faculty Club in Halifax, NS. September 19 & 20th, 2013. Information on the program and registration is available on ANSM’s website. http://www.ansm.ns.ca/training/conference/r-evolution-conference-2013.html The earlybird deadline for registrations is … Continue reading

Registration Now Open for Two ANSM Workshops

Facilities Management Workshop – Registration Now Open Date: October 3 & 4, 2013 Location: Memory Lane Heritage Village, Lake Charlotte Facilitators: Jeffery Reed Enrolment Limits: 20 participants Learning Outcomes This course will explore the responsibilities, skills, policies and techniques involved … Continue reading

ANSM Award for Excellence in Museum Practices – Nominations Open Until August 16, 2013

The Association of Nova Scotia Museums is pleased to launch its new Awards Program with the Award for Excellence in Museum Practices – Individual Contribution. This award provides an important opportunity for the museum community in Nova Scotia to acknowledge … Continue reading